The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Guidewire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Guidewire over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Guidewire Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Guidewire
Rank 851 827 889
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +62
Permanent jobs citing Guidewire 66 56 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.050% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.10% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 25
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,454 £36,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £68,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,783 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-35.36% +41.17%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57077 54257 60185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.05% 48.86% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45694 44157 50746
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Guidewire
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Guidewire within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Guidewire Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Guidewire
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Guidewire within the UK.

Guidewire Salary Trend in the UK

Guidewire
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Guidewire over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Guidewire Salary Histogram in the UK

Guidewire
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Guidewire within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -49 53 £55,750 +1.36% 5
London -35 46 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Wales - 13 £38,783 -
South Wales - 12 £38,783 -
Cardiff - 12 £38,783 -
Bromley - 8 £57,500 -
East of England -26 5 £32,500 -45.83%
Essex -39 5 £32,500 -45.83%
Colchester - 5 £32,500 -
Croydon - 4 - -
City of London -26 2 £65,000 +13.04% 2
South East -19 1 £52,500 -27.58%
Leeds - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -

Guidewire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Guidewire also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Guidewire.

1 34 (34.00%) Finance
2 29 (29.00%) Java
3 28 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (25.00%) XML
5 17 (17.00%) Data Modelling
5 17 (17.00%) J2EE
6 16 (16.00%) Banking
6 16 (16.00%) Billing
6 16 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 15 (15.00%) Web Services
7 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (15.00%) Telecoms
8 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (14.00%) Unit Testing
9 13 (13.00%) QA
10 12 (12.00%) Degree
10 12 (12.00%) Hibernate
10 12 (12.00%) SQL
10 12 (12.00%) HTML
10 12 (12.00%) Struts
11 10 (10.00%) Retail
11 10 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (10.00%) Release Management
11 10 (10.00%) PowerShell
11 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (10.00%) Windows
11 10 (10.00%) Tomcat
11 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 10 (10.00%) WebLogic

Guidewire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Guidewire also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Guidewire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.00%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 34 (34.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Banking
2 16 (16.00%) Billing
3 15 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (10.00%) Retail
5 9 (9.00%) Publishing
6 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (49.00%) Analyst
2 27 (27.00%) Developer
3 19 (19.00%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (18.00%) Senior Developer
4 18 (18.00%) Business Analyst
5 14 (14.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 11 (11.00%) Analyst Developer
7 9 (9.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Consultant
9 7 (7.00%) Technical Support
9 7 (7.00%) Programme Manager
9 7 (7.00%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (6.00%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Business Consultant
11 5 (5.00%) Test Manager
11 5 (5.00%) Programmer
11 5 (5.00%) Support Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Environment Manager
11 5 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.00%) XML
2 17 (17.00%) J2EE
3 15 (15.00%) Web Services
4 12 (12.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (12.00%) HTML
4 12 (12.00%) Struts
5 2 (2.00%) JSP
5 2 (2.00%) Servlets
6 1 (1.00%) .NET
6 1 (1.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (10.00%) Windows
1 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (9.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.00%) Data Modelling
3 16 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 14 (14.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (10.00%) Release Management
5 10 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 10 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (9.00%) Time Management
6 9 (9.00%) Software Testing
7 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.00%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (5.00%) OO
8 5 (5.00%) Test Management
8 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.00%) User Stories
9 4 (4.00%) Use Case
9 4 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (3.00%) SOA
10 3 (3.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.00%) Java
2 12 (12.00%) SQL
3 10 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.00%) C
4 6 (6.00%) C#
5 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.00%) VB
7 2 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (1.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) QA
2 5 (5.00%) SLA
3 3 (3.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) webMethods
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle
3 5 (5.00%) Cognizant
4 4 (4.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.00%) Pega
6 1 (1.00%) Informatica
6 1 (1.00%) FINEOS
6 1 (1.00%) Twitter
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 26 days ago